Cycle Three Minutes

‘The World of 1607’ Audio Minutes
Third Cycle

The third phase of ‘The World of 1607,’ a yearlong exhibition portraying Jamestown and Virginia in a global context, explored the parallel development of the cities of Edo (Tokyo) and Paris, scientific measurement, the transmission of knowledge, literature promoting colonization, the beginnings of museums and the impact of theater on British identity.

These audio “minutes” investigate the themes of the exhibit and provide an introduction to enrich your understanding. Double-click the PLAY button under each title to listen.

All the World is a Stage